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Stop and Think About It with
Phil Sessa & Glenroy Clarke

This podcast is for the Christian thinker who desires to be edified, challenged, convicted, informed and transformed by God’s truth through well-reasoned dialogue that is grounded in and aligned with scripture.

#37 Jurisdiction of Church, State and Family
AUGUST 30, 2021 / PHILLIP SESSA / STOP AND THINK ABOUT IT / 01:13:34

The Stop and Think crew along with special guest, Scott Brown, discuss how to discern between the different Jurisdictions of Church, State and family. They also discuss how to navigate the current landscape and tackle several questions such as, when to disobey? Show Notes 0:00     Cold intro 1:16     Introduction 3:30     What are Jurisdictions? 9:35     Should we always obey the government? 35:30   "When to Disobey?" 41:25    How should Pastors shepherd through Jurisdictional issues? 54:11    Governmental overreach or Lordship issue? 1:11:14  Conclusion Please help support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=2341757

#36 Church Leadership
AUGUST 2, 2021 / PHILLIP SESSA / STOP AND THINK ABOUT IT / 01:21:42

The Stop and Think crew discuss church leadership in contrast to the world. What does it mean to be a servant leader, Plurality of Elders, women preachers, and more… Show Notes 0:00 Opening 1:15 Introduction 3:50 Testimony of Glenroy and Pastor Phil 18:20 Glenroy Describes how he became a Deacon and what it means to be a Deacon 22:48 Pastor Phil Describes how he became a Pastor and what that entails 28:14 What does Church leadership look-like? 41:10 What does the Bible say about how we should choose our leaders? 48:00 Difference between qualifications between pastor and Deacons? 50:00 Bishop, Pastor, Overseer, Elder, under-shepherd: what’s the difference? 59:20 Shared Leadership? 102:57 Does biblical leadership have to be Male and female? 1:11:14 Is the pastor The head of every aspect of your life? Pastoral Jurisdiction? 1:19:30 Conclusion Please help support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=2341757

#35 What is reformed Theology Part 4
JULY 19, 2021 / PHILLIP SESSA / STOP AND THINK ABOUT IT / 1:27:08

The Stop and Think crew, with guest (Anthony Uvenio from Reformed Rookie), Continues their discussion on reformed Theology focusing on the 5 points of Calvanism (Part 4). Please help support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=2341757

#34 What is reformed Theology Part 3
JUNE 21, 2021 / PHILLIP SESSA / STOP AND THINK ABOUT IT / 01:18:43

The Stop and Think crew, with guest (Anthony Uvenio from Reformed Rookie), Continues their discussion on reformed Theology focusing on the Perspicuity (Clarity) of scripture (Part 3). Show Notes 0:00 Opening 1:49 Introduction of Anthony Uvenio (Reformed Rookie Podcast) 6:55 What is Perspicuity? 9:50 Diet of Worms – Scripture alone 18:14 Chicago Statement Affirmed 29:14 The Bible is not a science book? 36:20 Sola Scriptura and Mary 46:10 Online Services: Real Fellowship? 51:05 Beware the philosophies of men 53:00 Evidential Apologists vs presuppositions 56:45 How do we apply Scripture alone for my actual worship experience 1:11:07 Conclusion Please help support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=2341757

#33 What is reformed Theology Part 2
MAY 3, 2021 / PHILLIP SESSA / STOP AND THINK ABOUT IT / 1:00:16

The Stop and Think crew Continues their discussion on reformed Theology focusing on the Sola Scriptura or scripture alone (Part 2). Show Notes 0:00         Opening 1:49         Intro: Sola Scriptura? 6:55         Importance of Martin Luther 18:00       Scripture is Inspired 22:27       Scripture is inerrant and Infallible 40:51       What about the Holy Spirit? 56:50       Conclusion Please help support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=2341757